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MSNBC
Jan 28, 2013 11:00am PST
are making the difference in a lot of these states. nevada, out west. north carolina, south carolina. more immigrants there, latinos. there is this realization i think that republicans need to turn more to the party of reagan. reagan as you said legalized 3 million illegal immigrants in the mid-'80s and this is probably the language that republicans need to embrace as they try to sell it to their base. >> yeah. let me point out, michael, you have paul ryan on "meet the press" and extensive interview and praising marco rubio's immigration stance. >> i support earned legalization, not rewarding people for cut in line but fix this problem. >> will he be an effective voice bringing over conservatives who may be still apprehensive or for that matter on the subject alone? michael, he did not have this bold view when it was perhaps needed during the election cycle. >> well, the only person that i remember broaching this subject in primary season was former house speaker newt gingrich at a time you will remember, tamron, he was briefly the front-runner and when he spoke out on this issue, there we
MSNBC
Jan 29, 2013 10:00am PST
to nevada at this hour. a state that has come to symbolize the power and importance of the growing latino vote. the president is expected to lay out his own vision for immigration reform and show his public support for the bipartisan senate plan that was announced only yesterday. >> joining me now for our daily fix chris cali sfwl sxwl a, managing editor of post politics.com, and susan page, washington bureau chief for usa today. chris, what we are told is contrary to some reports that there is not a great deal of distance between what the president is going to say tow today and what the senate announced, at least as far as it goes, if the senate were to collapse, the senate plan were to collapse, then he might come out with perhaps a more liberal plan, but he is pretty much in sync on the advice of the congressional hispanic caucus to stay in line with what they're doing on the hill? >> that's incredibly meaningful because what that means is that it's not two tracks that this is running on. it's one track. this senate proposal -- again, there are a fair number of specifics in the senate
ABC
Jan 21, 2013 5:30am EST
rallied across the country for the first ever gun appreciates day. the protest in nevada coincide with closed-door meetings with nra lobbyist and state lawmakers. they showed up to support the right to bear and keep arms. this comes as others have protested the sale of semiautomatic rifles following a year of deadly mass shootings. >> they have the right to say whatever they would like unfirst amendment and i respect that. he don't have an issue of getting into a conversation with somebody but if they will argue with me don't argue with idiots. >> both side of the gun issue are keying a close eye on what law makers are going to decide to do about the legal sale of certain guns. >>> another gun control group is now happening in new york city. the million moms march will take place on the brooklyn bridge and end at city hall. there's march for dth dc chapter of 1 million moms. they are calling on law makers to take action in gun control legislation. >>> new video out of bulgaria. a man rushes on a stage during a national conference in bulgaria and points a gun at the leader of the c
MSNBC
Jan 23, 2013 7:00pm PST
announcer ] just like you, business pro. just like you. go national. go like a pro. >> last night in nevada, the head of the nra used a quote from a former supreme court justice to support the claim that the second amendment guarantees an absolute right to have any kind of gun you want. the trouble is, the supreme court justice he quoted did not believe that. that is next in the rewrite. [ dog barks ] ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] something powerful is coming. ♪ see it on february 3rd. ♪ >>> last night at this hour, we went live to nevada to cover the washington lobbyists for mass murderers, wayne lapierre, delivering a similar rant against president obama's second inaugural address. >> >> i would like to talk to you about one line near the end of president obama, speech, where he said "we cannot mistake absolutism for principle." let me quote the president again. we cannot mistake absolutism for principle. >> well, okay. but when i heard the president say that, gun control did not come to mind. i thought he was talking about modern-day republicans, which is to say neanderthal republicans,
FOX
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am PST
. pushing off toward the sierra nevada. our system to the north will keep some cloud cover in the picture. partly sunny and partly cloudy. the rain moves south. maybe a few lingering showers. looks like most is about done here. lots of clouds. mild temps. 60s. temperatures after that patchy fog maybe light rain toward santa clara valley or out to the east bay but not too much. low 60s on the temps. we will continue this all the way from the north bay and east bay. on the coast and down to the santa clara valley. it does look partly sunny on saturday. a cooler system drops in. the cool air will settle in next week looking dry. cool morning lows coming back. >>> 6:07 is the time. new demonstrations in egypt. what is behind new protests as the country marks two years since the uprising. >>> victims of hurricane sandy are going to find it harder than they thought to rebuild their homes. >>> star wars franchise gets a new movie and new director. who disney reportedly hired to make episode seven. o can withss of air travel? can you survive change fees? blackout dates? boarding in mobs? do you a
CSPAN
Jan 3, 2013 12:00pm EST
of north dakota. mr. heller of nevada. ms. hirono of hawaii. mr. kaine of virginia. the vice president: please raise your right hand. do you solemnly swear that you will support and defend the constitution of the united states against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that you bear true faith and allegiance to the same; that you take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion; and that you will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office on which you are about to enter, so help you god? the group: i do. the vice president: congratulations, senators. [applause] the vice president: the clerk will call the names of the next group. the clerk: mr. king of maine. ms. klobuchar of minnesota. mr. manchin of west virginia. mrs. mccaskill of missouri. the vice president: please raise your right hand. do you solemnly swear that you will support and defend the constitution of the united states against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that you bear true faith and allegiance to the same; that you take this obligation freely, without any mental reservat
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 7:00am PST
think we can get this done. >> reporter: the president ised heading to nevada tomorrow to lay out his vision for immigration reform. why republicans are getting on board with the plans, when i see you next. live in washington, kyla campbell, ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you. >>> 7:15. later this morning, at the white house, president obama and vice president joe biden will discuss gun control with police chiefs and sheriffs. it's part of the push by the obama administration for new policies to curb gun violence. president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton appeared together in an interview to talk about their unusual partnership. it was president obama's idea for the joint interview on "60 minutes." the president said he wanted the opportunity to publicly thank clinton for her service as secretary of state as she prepares to step down. >> i want the country to appreciate just what an extraordinary role she's played during the course of my administration, and a lot of successes we've had internationally have been because of her hard work. >> many people were surprised when p
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 6:00am PST
at the university of nevada reno fans took part in a mass kaepernicking, his popularity could translate into a bump in recruiting. they have a great football team and good hoops team so this can only help. >>> the player himself has now applied a trademark to the term colin kaepernicking. he made the application two days after his play-off debut against green bay. >> and that was the game where he ran for 181 yards if you remember. the most ever by a quarterback in the nfl. he plans to use the term on it. shirts now. espn says some of the earnings may go to a carp for children with heart disease near his hometown of turlock. >> so cool. >> he is the guy in the nfl right now. >> traffic liz, what do we have cooking? >> we have metering lights on. that's the latest. you can see it's difficult to see. >> you can see the traffic behind the first overcrossing so before we make you, too nauseous we'll get rid of this camera shot we'll go to the next one. 101 through san jose. headlights northbound. so far speeds are still moving at the limit. to our m
MSNBC
Jan 23, 2013 10:00pm PST
the blood tests. change your number. turn it up. androgel 1.62%. >> last night in nevada, the head of the nra used a quote from a former supreme court justice to support the claim that the second amendment guarantees an absolute right to have any kind of gun you want. the trouble is, the supreme court justice he quoted did not believe that. that is next in the rewrite. ex. you can spot an amateur from a mile away... while going shoeless and metal-free in seconds. and you...rent from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle...and go. you can even take a full-size or above, and still pay the mid-size price. now this...will work. [ male announcer ] just like you, business pro. just like you. go national. go like a pro. like say, gas station sushi. cheap is good. and sushi, good. but cheap sushi, not so good. it's like that super-low rate on not enough car insurance. pretty sketchy. ♪ and then there are the good decisions. like esurance. their coverage counselor tool helps you choose the right coverage for you at a great price. [ stomach growls ] without f
NBC
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am EST
numerous stops in nevada while campaigning and defeated mitt romney in that state. the white house is not releasing think other details about the trip. >>> mitt romney will be in town for a rare appearance. he's attending a luncheon hosted by katherine reynolds and hotel magnet bill marriott jr. at the marriott hotel downtown. he's rejoined the board of directors after leaving in 2011 to run for the white house. the former presidential candidate chose not to attend the inauguration monday. the first nominee to do so since michael dukakis in 1989. >>> 6:06 now. d.c. council planning to hear more about a report that police in the district improperly investigated sexual assault cases. news 4 first to report that the human rights watch report that claims that d.c. police routinely mishandled sex assault allegations. the group could not find documents on 170 cases between 2008 and 201. the report is unsubstantiated as claimed by lanier. the justice department set to look at the report. >>> it is 6:06. 23 degrees. the announcement the president will make today that will be a dream come t
CSPAN
Jan 13, 2013 11:15am EST
of california, and majority leader senator reid from nevada. both won reelection in 2010. over a year later, in marc march 2011, brightsource still have no loan. brightsource ceo said in an e-mail to jonathan silver, who was an executive director of the energy department's loan guarantee program. he was responsible for making sure that these are loans went through. woolard wanted silver to draft, to review a draft e-mail that john bryson, is chairman of the board of brightsource energy, was planning to send to william daley, who was then chief of staff to president obama at the white house. quote, and this is from e-mail, either e-mail or call when you can with suggestions, woolard wrote. the e-mail stated quote, the white house needs to focus on finalizing the loan guarantee for will be the largest solar thermal project in the world. brightsource energies project was conditionally approved more than a year ago and is in the final stages of being completed. we need a commitment from the white house regarding that loan closure. at a house energy and commerce subcommittee meeting last may, ch
FOX Business
Jan 9, 2013 6:00pm EST
borrower in new york. number four, nevada. despite being in nonjudicial state more than 15 percent of mortgages are not current. number three, new jersey. another judicial state, facing a backlog of more than 60% of its mortgages. another nonjudicial state, mississippi, nearly 17% of mortgages are delinquent. the number one state with the biggest backlog of foreclosures is, you guessed it, florida. almost 1-and-5 mortgages and the sunshine state are delinquent. it takes an average of 858 days. it nearly two years. unbelievable. ironically, the state with the best record on foreclosures, north dakota with less than three and a half percent. judicial state. still to come, my "2 cents more" on another teacher fight. the dow is already up more than 2% for the first six trading days of 2013, but will it continue? one of the authors of the aftershock continues gives us his predictions coming up. ♪ gerri: i your investments ready for the next financial crisis? important tips for protecting your assets and making money will you do it. ♪ gerri: heads up, investors. the next financial co
MSNBC
Jan 23, 2013 2:30am PST
obama's inaugural address. speaking in reno, nevada, way waywayn wayne lapierre lashed out at one word from president obama. >> we cannot mistake absolutism, or treat name calling as reasoned debate. >> obama wants to turn the idea of absolutism into a dirty word, just another word for extremism. he wants you, all of you, and americans throughout all of this country, to accept the idea of principles as he sees fit. it's a way of redefining words so that commonsense is turned upside down and that nobody knows the difference. >> lapierre vowed not to give ground on gun control including efforts to increase background checks. a new poll found 92% of americans favor background checks for all gun buyers. >> he wants to put every private, personal firearms transaction under the thumb of the federal government. and he wants to keep all of those names in a massive federal registry. there's only two reasons for a federal list on gun owners. to either tax them or take them. that's the only reason. and anyone who says that's excessive, president obama says you're an absolutist. >> it's back to bu
FOX
Jan 9, 2013 5:00pm PST
. as you peak at what's happening out there, you can kind of see where we're going with this, 48 in nevada, 49 in concord. it is cool outside now. overnight lows are going to be easily in the 30s. san jose 38. this issignificant. you're sayingthat's not that cold. here'swhy it's, there's a lot of clouds out there and a lot of moisture in the atmosphere. fortemperatures to get this cold tomorrow morning means that friday morning 's temperatures are going to be the coldest we've seen all season. fridaymorning, probably one o the coldest morning. the winterweather advisory, this is in santa cruz. the nationalweather with service put a weather alert in the mountains. we're a nine iron away from mountains that are 1800 feet. the snow level is 1500 feet. itwould not be hard to get snow in the mountains. you get a little snow on that road and it will happen in the early morning hours so be aware of that. aswe go into the next few hours, this system slides through and there's the cold air. when icome back, we'll get right into how much longer the showers stick around and talk more about the snow p
FOX News
Jan 9, 2013 10:00am PST
of controls itself. they will start testing this car in nevada on actual nevada roads very, very soon and then toyota and lexus say they're not really looking to build a robotic car, instead they want a car that's accident proof. check this thing out, right? it's got sensors on the front, the rear and as you can see, they're on the roof. the sensors include laser tracking to pick up objects about 250 feet away and hd cameras that can pick up objects like oncoming cars or traffic lights up to 500 feet away. and the front of the vehicle is equipped with radar that can measure the speed and the location of uncoming traffic or approaching vehicles. and they can gauge how fast you should be going to deal with those. here is the big thing. the cars, are you ready, they use short wave signals to communicate, megyn, with other cars. to tell the other cars that maybe they're about to be in a collision. it's amazing stuff. it's not going to be on the market in the next couple years, but all the same, five years, seven years down the road, these could be very prevalent. >> megyn: that's fantasti
FOX News
Jan 27, 2013 1:00pm PST
and in this last election it happened in delaware and colorado and nevada two years before that we will have to see what happens. if the republican party keeps nominating people too far to the right, they may snatch defeat out of jaws of victory once again. >> interesting you brought up the six year itch. brad, i was going to ask you about g.o.p. has to gain six seats to take control. and something that the university of virginia political scientists larry sabato said just the other day, the post world war ii average for that six year itch mid terms is that the opposition party does, in fact, gain six seats. so, can the republican party hit that average? and what do you think about that more right leaning senate that the congressman just mentioned? >> i think it's certainly possible. i believe professor sabato is absolutely correct. we could pick up six seats. historically we know in midterm elections we know they don't favor the party in power of the white house. the president has an uphill battle. the other time you have good news any time you have incumbent democrat seat pop up. the g.o.p. hasn'
KRON
Jan 6, 2013 8:00am PST
the week leading up to labor day in the nevada desert. >> national news this morning. a fatal hostage standoff in aurora, colorado. thats the same city where a gunman opened fire at a movie theater, killing 12 people. police arrived on scene to find a gunman who barricaded himself inside his home. there was gunfire after negotiations with the man failed. then police to stormed the building. the suspect was killed as the swat team entered the house. police then discovered the bodies of three other people inside the home. the standoff comes nearly six months after a shooting at a movie theater only four miles away left twelve people dead. >>> the seattle police department is now facing an excessive force lawsuit over the arrest of an 18-year- old man. it was all caught on camera. we warn you, it may be tough to watch. back on december 29th 2010, seattle police discovered a suspicious vehicle. it was locked with its engine running outside a department store. a man came outside to claim the car but officers were concerned when they found out he was not the owner of the vehicle. they tried
CNN
Jan 13, 2013 5:00am PST
. in reno, nevada, roads are so icy that traffic is backed up for hours and troopers are are responding to dozens of accidents there. and take a look tat the white-out. it is in north dakota, and the department of transportation there warning the drivers to go slowly or just stay inside. that might be better. the expected high today in minot, north dakota, zero. >>> time to break out the bubbly, and those red carpet dresses. the golden globes are tonight, and we will tell you who is probably going to take home the golden statuettes. oh! progress-oh! -oh! -oh! oh! oh! ♪ what do you know? oh! ♪ bacon? -oh! -oh! oh! [ female announcer ] with 40 delicious progresso soups at 100 calories or less, there are plenty of reasons people are saying "progress-oh!" share your story for a chance to win a progress-oh! makeover in hollywood. go to facebook.com/progresso to enter. woman: we're helping joplin, missouri, come back from a devastating tornado. man: and now we're helping the east coast recover from hurricane sandy. we're a leading global insurance company, based right here in america. we'
CSPAN
Jan 29, 2013 1:00pm EST
from nevada, steve and gina. [applause] your own mayor, carolyn goodman. [applause] we also have some mayors who flew in because they know how important issue we are to talk about today is. maria from arizona. qassim from atlanta, georgia. rick from phoenix, arizona. and ashley from fresno, calif. [applause] than all of you are here, as well as some of the top labor leaders in the country. we are so grateful. outstanding business leaders are here as well. of course, we have wonderful students here. [applause] those of you have a seat, feel free to take a seat. i do not mind. . love you back [applause] last week, i had the honor of being sworn in for a second term as president of the united states. [applause] and during my inaugural address, i talked about how making progress on the finding challenges of our time does not require us to settle every debate or ignore every different we may have, but it does require us to find common ground and move forward in common purpose. it requires us to act. i know that some issues will be harder to lift than others. some debates will be more conte
MSNBC
Jan 30, 2013 7:00pm PST
at the nevada seminar, he called the second amendment freedom's most valuable, most cherished idea. clearly, the rhetoric, the absolutist if not extremist rhetoric of the national rifle association seems to be catching up with them. >> krystal ball and frank smyth, thank you for joining us. >> my pleasure. >>> coming up, hillary clinton says she just can't see herself getting back into politics. but andrea mitchell can, which is why she asked hillary clinton if she would challenge joe biden in the democratic primary. you will see the answer to that question coming up. i gave birth to my daughter on may 18th, five days later, i had a massive heart attack. bayer aspirin was the first thing the emts gave me. now, i'm on a bayer aspirin regimen. [ male announcer ] be sure to talk to your doctor before you begin an aspirin regimen. [ woman ] learn from my story. before you begin an aspirin regimen. all stations come over to mithis is for real this time. step seven point two one two. verify and lock. command is locked. five seconds. three, two, one. standing by for capture. the most innovative so
FOX
Jan 25, 2013 5:00am PST
. very mild up in the sierra nevada. truckee 32 with fog . low 60s everybody. with your weekend always in view partly cloudy on saturday. early next week looks dry. cool and breezy. >> thank you, steve. >>> 5:39 is the time. governor brown says california is back. the big difference though in the governor state of the state address this year. >>> lang wait is over for the golden state warriors. the first person selected to the all star game. >>> traffic on the san mateo bridge looks good. a little bit of fog to deal with. we'll tell you more about the morning commute and the bay weather. >>> it's so quiet. >> yeah the new malibu is the quietest one ever. >> so quiet. >> start it up let's go. >> it's already running. >> no, it's not. >> no, actually it is. >> get out of here. >>> good morning. here's a quick look at the top stories we're following right few. the big game is now nine days away and san francisco city leaders are considering tough measures to keep 49er fans in line during the super bowl mayor ed lee is urging san francisco bars to hold off selling hard booze during the big
CNN
Jan 29, 2013 1:00pm PST
nevada, where one in four residents is latino, the president vowed to overhaul the nation's immigration system. he promised to strengthen enforcement at the workplace, stepping up penalties for hiring undocumented workers. streamline the legal immigration system for high-skilled workers. and at the center of his plan, create a path to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants, already living in the united states. >> we've got to lay out a path, a process that includes passing a background check, paying taxes, paying a penalty, learning english, and then going to the back of the line. >> reporter: he also issued this warning. >> and if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send up a bill based on my proposal, and insist that they vote on it right away. >> reporter: the president's critics are howling. when senator marco rubio defended reform to rush limba h limbaugh, he got an earful. >> what you are doing is admirable and noteworthy. you are recognizing reality. my concern is the president wants people to believe something that isn't true, that you rea
CNN
Jan 29, 2013 7:00pm PST
. in a news release the nuclear security administration it which overseas the nevada national security site said officials are currently responding to an incident on the central portion of the massive outdoor laboratory. more than four decades of nuclear weapons testing has occurred there. >>> a federal judge approved bp's fine as part of a plea deal for the company's role in the 2010 gulf oil spill. it's the largest criminal penalty in u.s. history. >>> here in new york a plea for help. authorities released the 9 1 from the passenger aboard a small plane that it crashed into the hudson river on sunday. the man and his flight instructor both survived, but it was a close call. listen. >> we're in the plane. it's taking on water. >> okay. is it possible for you to get out? >> we can get out if we have to. >> okay. i need you to get out if the -- >> the plane's going down. let's go. get out, get out, get out. >>> and down under, take a look at this. massive amounts of sea foam on land, about nine feet high in some places. strong winds blowing the foam on to land. the foam was formed when a cyc
CSPAN
Jan 6, 2013 4:15pm EST
. >> mr. president, the certificate of the electoral vote of the state of nevada seems to be regular in form and authentic, and it appears that barack obama of illinois received six votes for president and joseph biden of delaware received six votes for vice-president. >> mr. president, the certificate of the electoral vote of the state of new hampshire seems to be regular in form and authentic, and it appears that barack obama of illinois received four votes for president and joseph biden of delaware received four votes for vice president. >> mr. president, the certificate of the electoral vote of the state of new jersey seems to be regular in farm and authentic, and it appears there from the barack obama of illinois received 14 votes for president and joseph biden received 14 votes for vice president. >> mr. president, the certificate of the electoral vote of the state of new mexico seems to be regular in form and authentic, and it appears that barack obama of illinois received five votes for president and joseph biden of delaware received five votes for vice president. >> mr. pres
ABC
Jan 27, 2013 4:00am PST
to nevada tuesday we'll ask him about that as well. >> interesting theory by just being associated with the plan it could drive some people away from the plan in congress. complicated dynamic. let's talk about this extraordinary interview, the joint under view, the first time it's happened with president obama and hillary clinton sitting down talking to "60 minutes." it airs tonight. i wonder is there talk in washington this isn't in some ways president obama picking favorites in the race to replace him in 2016 because joe biden is also talking about maybe running. >> reporter: that's right and, you know, joe biden isn't sitting right next to the president in that interview. i don't think president obama has ever done an interview sitting next to anybody but his wife. so you bet there's a lot of talk about that and we'll talk to our powerhouse roundtable about that. >> you heard hillary clinton say that this is a surprise, who would have thought four years ago they would be sitting together and being so close. very interesting. >>> also this week hearings, confirmation hearings for
MSNBC
Jan 4, 2013 4:00pm PST
given them a majority in the senate. delaware's christine o'donnell, colorado's ken buck, nevada's sharron angle, missouri's todd akin, and indiana's richard mourdock, and then you add in the fact that the rightward leaning gop electorate has also attracted some fringy candidates to the presidential race who led according to the polls at different points. let's take a quick walk down memory lane and revisit these names and faces. donald trump led at one point, michele bachmann led at one point, rick perry, herman cain, newt gingrich, rick santorum. what do they have in common? they were leading in the polls. what's your prescription for this primary problem? >> well, my next endeavor, the nonpaying one, is going to be to head up the republican main street partnership to give comfort and cover to both center right republicans and center left, i guess, democrats to stand up from the fringe groups on the right and left who have the courage to do the right thing. you know, if governor rendell and i were in charge, we would have fixed this thing in about a week and a half, and everybo
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm PST
the missile used in that attack is actually thousands of miles away in virginia, say, or nevada rather than him or herself actually being at the battlefield. but the idea that the ethically relevant thing about a drone is how far away you the trigger puller are from the explosion or the damage that you cause with your weapon, that is a quantitative matter. that is not a qualitative matter. we have always been able to project force far away from the person who is exerting it. the ethical sensitivity here is really not about the particular type of weapon of war we are using. it is that we are killing people using that weapon of war in place that's aren't war zones. and that is the unnerving consequence of the whole yfd a war on terror or a war against a non-state actor that could be anywhere in the world and that therefore designates that war as taking place everywhere. the most frequent outside a war zone place where our government carries out these kinds of attacks is of course in pakistan. in 2010 we saw what the obama administration was going to be like on this score. there was a u.s. dro
MSNBC
Jan 17, 2013 5:00pm PST
leader harry reid recently told a local pbs station in nevada. "let's be realistic," he said. "in the senate we're going to do what we think can get through the house, and i'm not going to go through a bunch of gyrations just to say that we've done something. if we're really legislators, the purpose of it is to pass legislation." senator reid did not show the same kind of hesitation with another moral issue, relief for superstorm sandy. the relief package was passed by the senate even though house speaker john boehner hadn't brought it up for a vote. in fact, the senate passage helped to put pressure on the house. sandy relief passed in the house with a minority of republican votes and almost every democrat. speaker boehner would not have brought the bill to the floor if it hadn't already been passed in the senate. there was similar pressure with the fiscal cliff deal. it passed in the senate first. then boehner was forced to bring it to the floor for a vote and the house, even though only a minority of republicans supported it. today senator majority leader harry reid seemed to c
MSNBC
Jan 26, 2013 12:00pm PST
for com prehundredsive immigration reform and he'll do that tuesday in nevada where the white houses president obama will double down on proposals that he's supported since taking office with the hope that this time the appetite on the hill is a little more hungry for change. >> what has been absent in the time he's put those principles forward has been the willingness by republicans to move forward with comprehensive immigration reform and what he hopes is that dynamic has changed. >> joining me now from the white house, white house correspondent, kristin welker, the president expected to give us the contours of a plan tuesday in las vegas. at this point do we have any idea what it will look like? >> craig, good afternoon. i think you will hear president obama unveil his vision for comprehensive immigration reform and i don't think it will be widely different from what he's talked about. in the past, remember, this is something he's been talking about since 2008 when he first ran for president. now it looks like he may have more support after they lost the latino vote so largely dur
PBS
Jan 16, 2013 11:00pm PST
to go for sharon ang gel when harry reid was dead man walking politically in nevada, to make one bad choice after another is guaranteed that still a senate majority leader. the republican party is either going to grow up and be responsible and follow william f. buckley's advice that you will elect the most electable conservative or they're going to go the way of the whigs. >> rose: you said a republican will continue the dreadful collapse unless they adopt william f. buckley's view that conservatism is expressed in pure idealism takes into account reality. michael, let me go back to the people on the cover of "time" magazine. clearly what happened in newtown is the driving force and it is a country thinking about the future of its children but it does have allies with resources, the power of gabrielle giffords story and the power of michael bloomberg's meg phone both in terms of money as well as connections >> that's right, when i talked with david keene, president of the n.r.a., one of the things he pointed to you is his concern that we're reentering the fight that we haven't seen t
PBS
Jan 21, 2013 5:30pm PST
about the job ahead. it had been a 12-hour trip from reno, nevada, to stand in the january cold. matt irwin and john were glad they did it. any particular part of the speech stick out for you? >> i think kind of just his message of inclusiveness. i think it was just fantastic. >> i would agree. not excluding anybody based on, you know, race, orientation. all the above i would say. it was great to be a part of actually history. not just watching it on tv. but being there in person. a lot stronger emotions behind it, i guess >> suarez: even though it's a lot easier and you could have had a nice, warm drink and you wouldn't have had to travel 12 hours, just standing on the mall with all these people, that made it... made the experience for you? >> definitely. you can't compare it to sitting at home on the couch. i mean, you might be more comfortable but at the same time you're not there to experiece it. it's all about the experience >> suarez: getting a huge crowd here is only half the job. minutes after the president and vice president left the west front of the capitol, half a million
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